Migration and Struggle in Greece

Rome: New migrant shipwreck reported to the IOM

Posted by clandestina on 20 April 2015

The International Organization for Migration has received information about a new migrant shipwreck with at least 20 deaths, a spokesman for the organization says.

An unidentified person called the IOM’s Rome office saying that they were on a sinking boat with 300 people on board, including 20 who had already died, the official said.

The same caller said there was a total of three boats in distress.

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